The Large 12 Convention introduced Friday that they’ve prolonged membership invites to Cincinnati, Houston, Brigham Younger College, and Central Florida to affix its convention.
The Large 12 mentioned the eight persevering with members unanimously permitted the transfer of the convention.
In keeping with the Related Press, BYU is slated to affix the Large 12 in all its sports activities by 2023.
UCF, Houston, and Cincinnati are within the American Athletic Convention, which based on the AP, requires its colleges to provide the convention 27 months’ discover in the event that they plan to depart.
“Right this moment’s information confirms what we have now mentioned all alongside relating to our standing as an influence convention,” AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco mentioned in an announcement. “The irony that three of our colleges are being requested to take the place of the 2 marquee colleges that are leaving the Large 12 isn’t misplaced on us. Our convention was focused for exceeding expectations in a system that wasn’t designed to accommodate our success.”
The information comes after the College of Oklahoma and Texas introduced in July that they have been leaving the Large 12 to affix the Southeastern Convention.
OU and Texas are set to affix the SEC in 2025.